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    But would a 40g breeder be too small for a single oscar with a rena xp3 filter? Or possible bouble ac 70s... Just wanted to know in advanced cause tomorrow im giving my mom her 40g tank and shes gona ask if a tiger oscar would fit. I would say no but i know the 40 breeders have a larger foot print than 55s so im unsure
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    I don't think so. The recommended minimum tank for one oscar is a 75 gallons and I know for some it is 90 gallon. I think a forty gallon is too short.
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    + 1 to the above

    As Oscar can get up to 14" I would think a 40 gallon breeder would be too small. I know they could still turn around in it, but I just think a single one would need a 4 foot tank to be comfortable.

    I have never kept a oscar, that is just based on what I have read and seen from my friend's tank when she kept oscars.
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    Too short and too narrow. And you are on top of the game to ask first rather than asking later. Nice going.

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    I totally agree with the above. You could grow him out for a bit in it but as a permanent home it just won't do for the reasons stated.
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    Thanks guys thought it was too small... Might do a wicked dwarf cichlid planted... Thanks again all
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    I wonder if i plant one of my tiger barbs would the demon seed grow to a full tree?
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    I agree with the above and good luck with setting it up im sure your mom will like what ever u do with it
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